“It is no sign of health to be well-adjusted to a sick society.” —unknown
Understanding economic statistics
Harper’s has published a guide to understanding how successive presidential administrations, beginning with John F. Kennedy, have monkeyed with economics statistical methodology. Some of these lies are really quite bald.
David Benfell holds a Ph.D. in Human Science from Saybrook University. He earned a M.A. in Speech Communication from CSU East Bay in 2009 and has studied at California Institute of Integral Studies. He is an anarchist, a vegetarian ecofeminist, a naturist, and a Taoist.